Registration as a Quality Assessor - Australian Government

Service summary

You will require this registration if you intend to offer assessment services to aged care operations.

Aged care quality assessors assess the performance of aged care homes against the relevant accreditation standards and principles, with particular emphasis on continuous improvement and education.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible to be registered as an aged care quality assessor you must:

  • Complete the aged care quality assessor course within nine months of submitting your application;
  • Attend orientation within three months of completing the aged care quality assessor course;
  • Provide a police certificate that does not show any convictions for murder, sexual assault or any other form of assault; and
  • If registering as an external assessor (i.e. you are not employed by Aged Care Quality Agency) then you must pay the prescribed fee.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Registration as an Aged Care Quality Assessor - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

Australian Aged Care Quality Agency

Act(s) name

Australian Aged Care Quality Agency Act 2013 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Quality Agency Principles 2013 (Australian Government)

Contact details

General Enquiries, Sydney Office
Australian Aged Care Quality Agency


Operating address:
Level 9
111 Phillip Street
Parramatta
New South Wales 2150
Mailing address:
PO BOX 674
Parramatta, New South Wales 2124

Phone:

02 96332099
nsw_act@aacqa.gov.au

General Enquiries, Melbourne Office
Australian Aged Care Quality Agency


Operating address:
Level 2
Whitehorse Road (entry via Prospect Street)
Box Hill
Victoria 3128
Mailing address:
PO BOX 398
Box Hill, Victoria 3128

Phone:

03 98431400
vic_tas@aacqa.gov.au

General Enquiries, Adelaide Office
Australian Aged Care Quality Agency


Operating address:
Level 5
26 Flinders Street
Adelaide
South Australia 5000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 620
Adelaide, South Australia 5001

Phone:

08 82176000
sa_nt@aacqa.gov.au

General Enquiries, Brisbane Office
Australian Aged Care Quality Agency


Operating address:
The Terrace Office Park
Level 2, South Tower, 527 Gregory Terrace
Bowen Hills
Queensland 4006
Mailing address:
PO BOX 1032
Spring Hill, Queensland 4004

Phone:

07 38523100
queensland@aacqa.gov.au

General Enquiries, Perth Office
Australian Aged Care Quality Agency


Operating address:
Building B, The Garden Office Park,
355 Scarborough Beach Road
Osborne Park
Western Australia 6017
Mailing address:
PO BOX 718
Osborne Park, Western Australia 6916

Phone:

08 92011344
wa@aacqa.gov.au

General Enquiries, Sydney Office
Australian Aged Care Quality Agency


Operating address:
Level 9
111 Phillip Street
Parramatta
New South Wales 2150
Mailing address:
PO BOX 674
Parramatta, New South Wales 2124

Phone:

02 96332099
nsw_act@aacqa.gov.au

General Enquiries, Melbourne Office
Australian Aged Care Quality Agency


Operating address:
Level 2
Whitehorse Road (entry via Prospect Street)
Box Hill
Victoria 3128
Mailing address:
PO BOX 398
Box Hill, Victoria 3128

Phone:

03 98431400
vic_tas@aacqa.gov.au

General Enquiries, Adelaide Office
Australian Aged Care Quality Agency


Operating address:
Level 5
26 Flinders Street
Adelaide
South Australia 5000
Mailing address:
GPO BOX 620
Adelaide, South Australia 5001

Phone:

08 82176000
sa_nt@aacqa.gov.au

Supporting information

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